A Neural Network Approach for Synthesising Timbres from Adjectives

Gounaropoulos, Alex and Johnson, Colin Graeme (2007) A Neural Network Approach for Synthesising Timbres from Adjectives. In: Proceedings of the 4th Sound and Music Computing Conference (SMC07). National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece ISBN 978-960-6608-75-9. (Full text available)

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Abstract

This paper describes a computer sound syn- thesis system, based on artificial neural networks, that constructs a mapping between adjectives and adverbs that describe timbres, and sounds having those timbres. This is used in two ways: firstly, to recognize the timbral characteristics of sounds supplied to the system, and, secondly, to make changes to sounds based on descriptions of timbral change.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Poster)
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music
Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Computing
Depositing User: Colin Johnson
Date Deposited: 14 Dec 2018 11:56 UTC
Last Modified: 17 Dec 2018 10:33 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/71025 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Johnson, Colin Graeme: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9236-6581
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